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Synonyms for sigh

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sigh, suspirationnoun

    an utterance made by exhaling audibly


  2. sighverb

    a sound like a person sighing

    "she heard the sigh of the wind in the trees"


  3. sigh, suspireverb

    heave or utter a sigh; breathe deeply and heavily

    "She sighed sadly"

    suspire, take a breath, breathe, respire

  4. sighverb

    utter with a sigh


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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sighnoun

    long breath

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sighnoun


  2. sighverb


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sigh":

    slghs, sighs, exhales, breath

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How to use sigh in a sentence?

  1. Mark Walker:

    We'll see. sigh of relief.

  2. Katie Seper:

    This gives us peace, we know he isn't coming back but a sigh of relief knowing they are so appreciative of all that.

  3. David Wallechinsky:

    I think the IOC will just breathe a sigh of relief that it’s over.

  4. Sam Stovall:

    Yellen's comments allowed investors to breathe a sigh of relief that Federal Reserve will not be raising rates in April.

  5. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Two roads diverged in a yellow wood. And sorry I could not travel either of those. Neither the one less traveled by. Nor the one most traveled by. Instead, I created my own road. The road to follow my Dreams. After all, any road is only a road. Until you make something of it. Like Life is full of millions of choices. And yet Life is also what you make of it. Every learning I gained in my journey. Left the leaves trodden black. And now I reminisce with a sigh. Somewhere ages and ages hence. Down magical memory lane. Two roads diverged in a yellow wood. And I, I created my own road. To follow my own dreams. And that's what must've made all the difference. Life goes on! La Vie Continue!

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